In masonry, brick bond
describes the various styles of laying bricks to create different patterns. The bond is the method by which masonry "units" -- or bricks -- are interlocked or joined and the adhesion of mortar to the bricks.
Other types of masonry units include tile and stone.
Also Known As: Bonding, brick bonding, brick bonds, bond patterns, brick bond patterns, brick bond types, brick bond styles, brickwork bonds